Main definitions of kanga in English

: kanga1kanga2

kanga1

noun

Australian
informal
  • 1A kangaroo.

    • ‘Jump on your kanga and race against your friends in a colorful online world.’
    • ‘Mummy and baby Kanga are tricky. They are seeing what they can juggle.’
  • 2A prison warder.

Origin

1920s: abbreviation; kanga from rhyming slang kangaroo ‘screw’.

Pronunciation:

kanga

/ˈkaŋɡə/

Main definitions of kanga in English

: kanga1kanga2

kanga2

noun

Pronunciation:

kanga

/ˈkaŋɡə/